Flamingos singer Zeke Carey was born on this day in 1933. The Flamingos were a doo-wop outfit best known for their 1959 cover version of I Only Have Eyes For You. Carey died in 1959.
On this day in 1967, Aretha Franklin recorded her first Top 10 pop hit, (I Never Loved A Man) The Way That I Love You, at a tumultuous session at FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, where her husband got into an altercation with one of the session musicians.
On this day in 1969, Elvis Presley recorded Suspicious Minds at American Sound, a small studio in Memphis. The song would prove a huge comeback hit for Elvis and give him his last No.1 in America.
On this day in 1931, soul sensation Sam Cooke was born in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Check out the new Apple movie One Night In Miami to see a star-making performance by Leslie Odom Jr as the late singer.